Arval to provide contract hire to Renault Nissan dealers
Arval is to expand its local fleet business under a new agreement with the Renault and Nissan dealer network. Effective from 1 January 2010, the fleet and fuel management firm is to provide contract hire to the two dealer networks under an outsourcing agreement with RCI Financial Services.
As part of the move, Arval is providing a dedicated sales and customer service team to ensure a smooth transition for the Renault and Nissan dealer network and their customers, and assures that it will 'maintain the high standards of service previously offered by RCI Financial Services'.
'We are delighted to further strengthen the strategic partnership that we have with Renault and Nissan in the UK and across Europe, and we look forward to developing the local fleet business with the two dealer networks,' said Jean-Marc Torre, CEO at Arval.
Steve Gowler, managing director at RCI Financial Services, added: 'I am confident that partnership will improve our competitiveness and broaden the availability of services for the business-user customer, whilst maintaining excellent levels of se